Police in St Leonards have arrested two people for drug offences.
At around 12noon on 22 January, plain-clothed officers patrolling the Warrior Square area witnessed a suspected drug deal.
A 39-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs. She was further arrested in custody on suspicion of possession of a Class A drug.
On arrest, the woman disclosed that a man was at her address with a sword.
Officers executed a Section 18 search at her property and arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs, possession of Class A and B drugs, and possession of an offensive weapon in a private place.
They have both been released on conditional bail until 22 April whilst the investigation continues.